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Robert

O'Brien

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Pole Vault/Multi
Year Junior
Hometown Los Angeles, Calif.
High School Loyola
Major Computer Science
School: SEAS
Birthdate January 15, 1997

Bio

2017 NCAA East Prelim Qualifier, Pole Vault

2017-18: (ITF) Improved on his program record in the pole vault during the Metropolitan Championships with a clear of 5.20m for first place ... Won the D-Y-C Tri-Meet with a clear of 5.05m in the pole vault ... Finished first at the Great Dane Classic in the same event with a clear of 4.95m.

2016-17: Improved his school record in the indoor and outdoor pole vault ... Went 5.11m (16'9.25") at the Ivy League Outdoor Heps for a season best, taking fifth place at the meet ... Won the pole vault at the Yale Springtime Invitational in 4.85m (15'11").

2015-16: Snapped a 24-year old school record, clearing 5.00m (16'4.5") in the pole vault at the Ivy League Outdoor Championships ... Also competed in the long jump once, leaping 6.39m (20'11.5").

Personal: O'Brien comes to Columbia with a personal best of 15'6" in the pole vault.

Career Bests

Pole Vault - 5.20m (17'0.75")
Mets Indoor Track and Field Championships - February 1, 2018
Long Jump - 6.39m (20'11.5")
Yale Springtime Invitational - May 1, 2016
60m - 8.03
Dartmouth - Columbia - Yale - January 20, 2017
200m - 24.24
Metro Season Opener - December 2, 2016
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Columbia Top 5: Week of January 15-21, 2018